Fuck you and your Nike socks Your Gucci shirt and fancy watch We used to be friends Until you found fame Now it’s all arrogance And mistakes to make Fuck your dyed hair and blonde tips Think you made it cuz you’re a little rich Really you’re just acting like a little bitch. **** Isolated, locked up by myself Shut the door and hide my … Continue reading 4 More Short Poems by Hunter T.
Hunter T. is an openly transgender army veteran currently living in Los Angeles. Continue reading 3 More Poems by Hunter T.
‘I wrote this song a couple of years back about a breakup that was particularly painful. It’s about the small details of a break up that appear insurmountable at the time. However this song has evolved through the years and when I sing it now it means different things. For the video we wanted to explore different themes on what the song could mean. We decided to … Continue reading Joel Baker’s Music Video is a Touching Tribute to His Mother
My mind wanders and then I catch it Dark thoughts perpetuate I set them on fire, and for a moment They burn with fury. My mind ablaze in retrospect Until I scatter the ashes Leaving my heart cold again I’m tranquil but numb Like frozen from waiting too long A light far ahead glimmers Giving me hope once again This cycle won’t persist much longer … Continue reading RETROSPECT by Hunter T. [Poem]
A poem by Hunter T. about his service in the military.
Hunter T. is an openly transgender army veteran currently living in Los Angeles. He served in South Korea from 2011 to 2014. Continue reading Kunsan Air Base by Hunter T. [Poem]
Spirit Box by H.N. Meertens Sunk beneath the sea In the vaults of her dreams She owns a spirit box With a touch of her hand She can raise it back to land And release its locks She has heard of a place Where her trace will be erased With the morning dew O and she knows just what it takes O and she knows … Continue reading Spirit Box by H.N. Meertens [Poetry]
Rainbow Walk by Skylar Bauer Heart racing, I walk through the woods, Remembering the rainbow walk trick. Bright red berries, bearing falsehoods. Looking for orange now, feeling a lunatic, Trying to steady my breathing. Colors of a sunset described in brick. Rainbow walks are meant to help the heaving of my chest as I contemplate the yellow bees and anxiety. Though far from appeasing, I … Continue reading Rainbow Walk by Skylar Bauer [Poetry] [LGBTQ]
The three-letter word echoes in my head until it sounds foreign. It feels like toxic sludge, slowly seeping through every minute crack in my brain, infecting every centimeter. Continue reading Blue, Pink, White, Pink, Blue [Poem] by Skylar Bauer
Exmiranda’s ‘Grip’ is fast, technical rap with a laid-back, minimalist trap beat. This artist is “inspired by grime, hip hop, afro beats and feel good music,” she says. “I have been rapping for the past five years after transitioning from performing spoken word and poetry.” Continue reading Exmiranda’s ‘Grip’ Fuses a Traditional Rap Approach with a Literary Sensibility
A poem about postseason baseball from a diehard Boston Red Sox fan. Continue reading October Baseball by Ryan Cassata [Poem]